The Drum Jobs 11 November 2014 11:11:59 +0000 Client Services/Senior Account Manager - West Midlands A Client Services/Senior Account Manager is sought by this leading branding design agency based on the outskirts of Birmingham. This role will be ideal for Account Manager who has established themselves within a smaller agency and is now looking for a fresh challenge. Your role will be to support the Managing Director in the building and developing of relationships and campaigns for key clients and providing client service across multiple projects with multiple clients with frequent high level client contact. Being a smaller agency there's nowhere to hide!! it's a very hands on role and you will be working within a supportive team who are always ready to role their sleeves up too! Essential requirements for this role: • Smaller agency experience • Ability to think and write copy • Sociable • Experience with high level client contact. • Exceptional organisational skills. • Big personality with drive and ambition. The agency is well established and has an enviable client list, working with enviable list of high profile retail brands. In return they offer a great working environment where everyone in the team is respected and valued. There are no glass ceilings. Everyone has a Personal Development Plan and is on an inspiring journey of career development. The package includes: • Attractive salary in accordance with experience, • Good holiday allowance • MacBook and Iphone • Profit share for all employees • Personal Development Plan AND you will be able to claim you’re working for one of the... 29 October 2014 09:09:54 +0000 Senior Account Director -Motorbikes This is a rare opportunity to join a high profile agency, if you have a passion for motorbikes get in touch ASAP as this could be your dream role. This role is urgent so get in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. 22 November 2014 08:08:59 +0000 Web Application Developer Fantastic opportunity for a web application developer to join one of the UK’s leading law firms who will play a key role in the development of new functionality and forward thinking new applications. If successful you’ll be joining a team who are consistently ranked in the best companies to work for and who boast a fantastic culture and significant long term opportunities for people joining. What’s more, they’re exceptionally forward thinking in their approach to maximising opportunities offered by the latest digital trends and techniques. To be considered you’ll need at least three years’ experience in a similar role and will have extremely sharp, well-honed skills in PHP, JavaScript / JQuery, HTML, CSS development experience. We’ll also need you to have experience of MS SQL Server, coupled with a good understanding of system architecture and its influence on scalability, reliability and maintainability. It goes without saying you’ll have a clear understanding of development best practices. There’s a huge amount to get stuck in to from day one, making it an exciting opportunity for any developer looking for their next challenge. Responsibilities will include: •Full lifecycle design, development and ongoing maintenance and support of complex web based applications. This will include developing, testing and maintaining program code relating to the applications. •Working closely with other members of the IT department (including development, core business systems, support and training teams)... 22 November 2014 07:07:27 +0000 Account Director Proven Account Director required by one of the UK’s finest integrated agencies. Boasting big brands, a cabinet full of awards, a great team, fantastic creative product, unprecedented growth and everything else a class leading agency offers, it’s a great team to be joining. As Account Director you’ll head up a group of accounts in the retail/fmcg sector. So we need someone with solid retail/fmcg credentials; someone with an innate ability to understand what influences consumer buying habits. So to be considered you must be adept at identifying routes to market and will be able to clearly communicate how different forms of marketing can be utilised to best effect. A strong through-the-line skill set is essential, as is an ability to develop strong client relationships at all levels. As Account Director you’ll hold a key role in developing a high profile account so your ability to influence, instil trust and confidence quickly is crucial, as is your ability to lead and inspire a hugely talented team of account handlers. It’s an excellent role where strategy, creativity and close day-to-day management all play their part. If successful, you’ll be joining a multi award winning agency who continue to grow at a pace, who reside in stunning offices and who’ve developed an outstanding culture. All with clearly defined progression opportunities. Sound good? Apply now in confidence for immediate consideration. 21 November 2014 18:06:22 +0000 New Business Development Manager New Business Development Manager – Digital Software (Midlands) Bromsgrove c30,000 basic with a 50,000 OTE: Plus benefits Ref: AH207 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a New Business Development Manager to recruit new marketing agencies to build a client base in the Midlands region, creating sustainable growth in the adoption of an innovative piece of digital software. This software will revolutionise creative and marketing agencies, giving them a distinct advantage over their competitors. The target market is Midland based Marketing Industry. The main duties are as follows: ● In addition to proven sales skills, you will be able to present a compelling commercial proposition to agency proprietors and stakeholders, as well as demonstrating the relevant software features and benefits of the software to the online agency marketers. ● The role includes targeting initially the key individuals responsible for online marketing software procurement and demonstrating software potential value to the agency and its clients by proactively arranging for a pilot evaluation of the software to assist these specialists to establish their own proof of concept. Then manage commercial negotiations and licensing before handing the new client over to the support team to manage its future growth and license renewal. ● An annual agency new business sales target will be set based on the first years’ revenues for each new agency recruited by the New Business Development Manager. ● Search for potential new clients who could benefit from their... 21 November 2014 17:05:45 +0000 Junior Designer Junior Designer, Company, Warwickshire, 20,000 - 25,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is working exclusively with a company within the hospitality and catering sector who are based in Warwickshire and who is on the hunt for a junior designer to join their innovative creative team. This company has a portfolio of clients that is enviable within their sector and one that is always growing and expanding. Working with clients UK wide this company works across many sectors giving the studio team a lot of variety and working days that are always packed full of creativity and diversity. Within the role of junior designer you will be designing across a mixture of pitch documents, large format, leaflets, posters, table talkers, POS, murals and an extensive range of marketing material so a portfolio with a mixture of all these examples would be necessary to be considered for the role of junior designer. Keeping up to date with trends and keeping on top of whats happening within the industry is crucial to ensure you captivate your target audience. You must be highly proficient using the adobe creative suite and have at least 3 years experience within a creative environment to be considered for the role. This is a brilliant opportunity to work within a leading company in its sector of hospitality and catering and would be a great opportunity for a junior designer to gain more responsibility and creativity working in a studio team. This company is commutable from Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Birmingham, Northamptonshire and parts of Leicestershire. If you would... 21 November 2014 16:04:55 +0000 Copywriter Copywriter, 25,000 - 30,000, Full Service Agency, Birmingham, Permanent This great agency work with a wide range of clients within a specific sector, producing award winning campaigns. They are a vibrant bunch with a great team ethic and now need an experienced Copywriter to join their buzzing office. Youll need to demonstrate that youre a diverse copywriter, who has the ability to produce copy for a radio or video script just as easily as writing copy for a brochure. As a Copywriter for this agency, youll also need to be able to prove you can write with different tones of voice. Sometimes you will need to write more factual copy and other times, more emotive copyso an ability to write across numerous channels and in differing tones of voice is a necessity. You will get to work alongside the Creative Director producing short and long copy, constructing pitch documents with the Account Handling team and on your own from time to time too. The guys at this agency are looking to see a portfolio chocker with copy writing, really showcasing your talent and ability. This is a fantastic opportunity to be an instrumental part of a talented team who care about the creative they produce. If you are intrigued to learn more, please send through your CV and samples ASAP! Copywriter, 25,000 - 30,000, Full Service Agency, Birmingham, Permanent Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors,... 20 November 2014 14:02:57 +0000 PR Account Director PR Account Director B2B Integrated Agency - PR Birmingham 32,000 to 38,000 Fantastic opportunity for an established PR Account Director to join a leading integrated agency based in Birmingham! This truly is a brilliant opportunity with an award winning midlands based PR agency who are looking for an established PR Account Director to join their talented team. The agency pride themselves on their service driven approach to PR and their reputation within the industry is excellent. The role will involve working on some great b2b clients within a variety of sectors. You will get involved in strategic campaign planning and client management as well as the hands on aspects of PR; everything from managing more junior team members, putting together client strategy to managing media relations and getting involved in social media campaigns. This agency is based just outside of central Birmingham and is easily commutable from Warwickshire, Birmingham, Redditch, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Coventry, Worcester, Wolverhampton. This is an absolutely amazing opportunity to join one of the areas most prestigious agencies! If you think this could be the role for you please apply online in the first instance! Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive... 20 November 2014 10:10:13 +0000 Account Executive This well established Shropshire based agency are on the lookout for an Account Executive to join their expanding team. Having won several major clients and due to growth of current accounts, the agency has been growing at an impressive rate. Ideally you will come from previous agency experience and have an understanding of how an agency works. If you're successful in securing this exciting role, you'll be responsible for ensuring the day to day implementation of campaigns across all forms of marketing making sure all projects are completed to the highest of standards. You'll be working closely with the other account handlers to ensure that all the departments are briefed, clients are happy with progress and that the team is delivering activity on brief and on time! It's a brilliant opportunity for an Account Executive to join a growing agency and work alongside a team who love what they do and have fun whilst doing it. Send your CV today! 20 November 2014 10:10:14 +0000 Digital Senior Account Executive This thriving marketing agency are on the lookout for a talented Digital Marketer to join their team! With business booming this integrated agency are on the lookout for a Digital Account Executive. On a daily basis you will be working with the client services team on the execution of different digital marketing campaigns from SEO, PPC and social media. To be considered you would ideally have some digital marketing experience and have a solid understanding of all forms of on-line marketing from SEO to Social Media and PPC and also be able to write content for these platforms! Along with your digital knowledge you'll need to be a confident communicator, proactive and commercially aware your approach towards your work. In return you'll be working in a close knit award winning team, who love what they do. Please send your CV over for a chat in more detail. 20 November 2014 10:10:54 +0000 Senior Account Manager Calling all Senior Account Managers looking for a new challenge! This fantastic integrated marketing agency are on the lookout due to new business wins and growth of current accounts- so very exciting time to join them. You will ideally bring with you a proven background of working across integrated activity within an agency track record, a small team but all very passionate about what they do. You'll be the go to person for a number of accounts and need to have well-honed strategic skills, but also not to be afraid to be hands-on with the execution of campaigns for different accounts. In terms of activity, you'll play a key role in developing integrated marketing campaigns so activity is through the line so you'll need an understanding of how to develop integrated campaigns that work across all channels. Experience within the automotive industry would be a benefit but not essential! We have seen them grow at a phenomenal rate as a agency and winning new work. The team are lovely, very supportive and looking for like minded ambitious people to join. Please apply in confidence for immediate consideration. 19 November 2014 17:05:50 +0000 Digital Account Executive Digital Account Executive, Full-Service Advertising Agency, West Midlands/Shropshire, 18,000-22,000, Perm, ASAP A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Digital Account Executive to join a successful full-service advertising agency to work across their portfolio. The agency is based on the Shropshire/West Midlands cusp, easily commutable from central Birmingham. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team with a can-do attitude offering innovative creative solutions to their clients. To be considered for this role you will have the following skills: - A solid understanding of SEO, PPC, social media, email campaigns and Google Analytics - Fully conversant in Social Media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram, Pinterest. - Ability to create responsive driven email campaigns, including content writing, distribution and analysis - Ability to develop and implement SEO strategy and PPC, as well as monitor PPC, SEO and email campaigns using Google Analytics - Ability to write engaging copy - Hands on with all things SEO, including the latest best practice, both on-page content creation and off-page, in terms of link building and social media This really is a great opportunity for a Digital Account Executive to join an established Full-Service Advertising Agency in the West Midlands/Shropshire area. To apply/find out more, please send me your CV today! Digital Account Executive, Full-Service Advertising Agency, West Midlands/Shropshire, 18,000-22,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account... 19 November 2014 17:05:54 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager Account Manager/Senior Account Manager yearning for a new challenge? Then you’ll want to consider this truly outstanding opportunity to join arguably one of the UK’s most exciting agencies. As an agency that specialises in the retail/fmcg sector you’ll ideally bring with you a proven background of working on market leading brands in and around this space and that you bring with you an impeccable agency track record in similarly high calibre agencies. Whilst your track record should speak for itself, you’ll also need to convince us that you’ve got well-honed strategic skills, combined with a willingness to be hands-on with accounts and an ability to get the best out of your talented team. In terms of activity, you’ll play a key role in developing integrated marketing campaigns that drive footfall, shift products and excite/influence consumers. Activity is through the line so you’ll need an understanding of how to develop truly integrated campaigns that work across all channels. We may be asking for a lot but this agency sets the bar high and rightly so. It’s seen them grow at a phenomenal rate, win work and awards against London’s best, whilst building a team and culture that really is second to none. So you’ll be well looked after, plus you’ll have support from some of the best creative talent in the land. Not bad really! Please apply in confidence for immediate consideration. 19 November 2014 17:05:56 +0000 Account Director A vibrant, integrated agency with offices throughout the UK is now looking for an experienced Account Director to join their growing team out of their Birmingham studio. Over the past year this agency has grown dramatically, winning several large contracts and they now need an Account Director who can come in and hit the ground running - All very exciting. You will need a proven knack of developing long and lasting client relationships and an ability to work closely with clients to define briefs, then manage these internally with creative and production teams to ensure projects are delivered on time to the highest possible standards. Dealing predominantly with retail clients all over the UK and further afield you will be involved with fully integrated activity from advertising, through to brand development, digital, POS, in-store activity and more. Experience of working with clients to develop strategy would be great, but the most important requirement is your ability to forge strong relationships and manage multiple integrated marketing projects. Ideally you will have a proven marketing agency background and be used to working in a fast paced environment, with impeccable organisational skills. It is preferable, but not essential, that you have experience with retail or consumer clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an agency at a time they are growing and can offer you a stable future and a chance to grow with them. Working out of their beautiful Birmingham offices you will join a team of friendly, experienced people. 19 November 2014 12:12:41 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager My client is urgently looking for a Digital Marketing Manager. This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity for a driven, dynamic and seasoned hands on senior marketer who is passionate about mobile, web and online marketing. Candidates will have strong B2B integrated marketing and analytical background, proven ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Have experience and a proven background in planning, direct marketing, digital marketing, email marketing, search, social, PPC and Events. Exceptional campaign management skills and a high degree of numeracy. A competent negotiator, self-motivated, a forward thinker and delivery focused. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. This is a very hands on role. Candidates require relevant, senior Marketing (product or content) experience in Mobile, Technology, ICT or in a B2B environment and will hold, or working towards membership of professional marketing body (CIM, IDM etc) 19 November 2014 09:09:35 +0000 PR Account Executive Birmingham based PR agency seeks talented PR Account Executive to cope with exciting new client wins! As a proven PR professional you will have a solid agency track record in business to business and be confident working with writing for more technically focused clients. Contrary to popular belief this agency really do put an exciting an engaging twist on b2b PR and the proof is in their impressive portfolio of clients. To be considered for this excellent opportunity you’ll need solid writing skills and a genuine interest in current affairs are a must. The above coupled with a clear passion for creative PR is sure to facilitate a long term career within the agency. Due to the work piling up, the agency is looking to interview quickly so if you would like to find out more, please get in touch straight away. To be considered, please send your CV today for immediate consideration. 19 November 2014 08:08:45 +0000 Junior Account Manager Great opportunity for an Account handler looking to take that next step in their career!We're looking for an ambitious Senior Account Executive/Junior Account Manager with a good base of experience within an agency environment. You will be responsible for working within the client services team to manage and deliver loads of exciting projects, across online and offline. You'll work in a small team and will liaise with a mix of clients, so you'll need to be confident, have a good eye for detail, a good knowledge digital media and a willingness to really get stuck in to ensure clients are happy and projects are delivered to the very highest standards. Sound Amazing? Then don’t hesitate to get your CV over for immediate consideration. 18 November 2014 17:05:23 +0000 Account Manager (Broadcast) Account Manager (Broadcast), Media Agency, West Midlands, Perm, 30,000, ASAP If you are an Account Manager/Media Buyer with a background in Broadcast media/TV then this could be the perfect role for you! My client, a leading Media Agency based in the West Midlands, is looking for an Account Manager to run and develop a number of accounts under their own steam. The role requires a combination of leadership, communication skill and media expertise (buying and negotiation). Key Responsibilities Control and manage all information sent to the client, ensuring that it is both accurate and relevant. Schedule and manage client / stakeholder meetings in order to keep client fully up to speed on on-going market and trading developments. Ensure budget sign off procedures are adhered to with the relevant PO numbers and that systems are set up correctly for accurate billing. Safeguard delivery of campaigns, managing any issues as they arise with all parties. Ensure that all opportunities to optimise your campaigns performance have been conducted. Challenge auditors and negotiate with them to achieve the best results Produce planning documents which justify your rationale for all broadcast plans including full use of the suite of TV planning tools available. To be considered for this role you will have previous experience working as an Account Manager in a Media agency, with a thorough understanding of broadcast media (although you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of media). To find out more and for a full job description, please apply today!... 18 November 2014 15:03:35 +0000 SEO Executive Urgent role for a Digital SEO and Content Executive to join this outstanding Warwickshire based business. If successful you’ll join a well-established digital team based at the heart of an entrepreneurial business. The company’s website is a key in the development of their brand so they’re keen to ensure they continually attract a high level of visitors to their site. For this reason content and optimisation is incredibly important. As a Digtial SEO and Content Executive you’ll work closely with the web management, marketing and social media teams in the implementation of content and SEO strategist. To be considered you will need to bring a solid base of SEO experience and a proven track record of improving organic search results. So it goes without saying that you’ll have a good understanding of SEO techniques from on-page changes to keyword research and link building. An understanding of basic HTML would certainly prove valuable too – we don’t need you to develop anything, but it’ll definitely come in handy when it comes to optimising pages properly. Interested? If you’d like to find out more about this opportunity then send your CV for immediate consideration. 18 November 2014 15:03:05 +0000 Account Manager One of the most unique agencies around is looking for an Account Manager to join their small but perfectly formed team. Based in the heart of Birmingham this growing agency was founded on pure talent and needs more of it to cope with growing demand! As an agency they’re extremely dynamic and forward thinking, with a flat structures and a fundamental belief that every employee is important and each play an important part in the smooth running of the agency. They’re looking for an Account Manager who will work closely with the Directors and creative team to be involved from the initial strategic planning of briefs through to project management and delivery. You’ll have the opportunity to be hands on with big and small retail brands work across varied activity and be part of an enthusiastic team who work incredibly hard to achieve their goals but have plenty of fun in the process. You’ll manage clients day-to-day so must have well-honed communications skills and a natural ability to form strong relationships, which will ultimately help grow accounts and secure additional business. Truly excellent role with brilliant prospects and one that really doesn't come around too often. If you think you've got what they need then send your CV today! 18 November 2014 11:11:19 +0000 Junior Web Developer This is a great opportunity for a Developer who’s looking to progress in an exciting and creative environment. You’ll be working with the digital creative team on full web builds. They’re pretty busy so you’ll need to be able to balance multiple projects at one time. Obviously you’ll be fluent in Wordpress development, PHP, MySQL, CSS, and JavaScript. With a good understanding of emerging technologies you’ll be able to problem solve and develop solutions to coding challenges that may arise during a project. Experience working within a digital agency environment would be a bonus but isn’t essential. We want a skilled developer with a passion for all things digital, who’s keen to be part of a team but confident working as an individual. Interested? Get your CV and examples over to us straight away! 18 November 2014 09:09:26 +0000 Digital Account Director Fancy joining a game changing agency? If you're yearning for somewhere different, somewhere that proudly breaks away from the norm, working in a fresh, entrepreneurial, creative and technology led environment, it's hard to imagine a better role. We’re looking for a Digital Account Director who’s not satisfied with delivering the same projects week in, week out. We want someone who’s intrigued by technology, who’s excited about the ever evolving digital landscape and the opportunities this offers clients. Someone who’s not afraid to stick their head above the parapet and push the boundaries. It’s a close knit team where everyone is accountable and everyone is passionate about innovative digital thinking. It goes without saying that you’ve got bags of digital experience in your locker and that you’ve delivered and scoped projects from big web builds to social widgets and mobile apps. You’ll need to be happy sitting with clients and developing strategy, challenging them where appropriate, plus you’ll need to be happy delivering projects. There will also be an element of traditional marketing/advertising activity to delivery, just to keep things nice and fresh. This is mainly to support and enhance digital activity for clients, to ensure the best possible reach, but it’s important that you have a good understanding of offline, coupled with your digital prowess. Oh and you’ll need to be commercially savvy too, with an ability to sniff out and convert opportunities. No egos, no... 14 November 2014 15:03:18 +0000 Designer Designer, Leisure Company, Wolverhampton, 25,000 - 28,000, Permanent My client, a well-known leisure company, is on the lookout for a talented Designer. They need someone that is highly creative and able to produce campaign based work from start to finishfrom inception to completion. You will produce mood boards, brainstorm ideas with the team and on your own, producing scamps and rough mac visuals all the way through to finished design and artworkits a really 360 role, so theres plenty to get your hands dirty! As mentioned you will work in an established creative team and due to the nature of this company, you will get the opportunity to work on many sub brands, meaning that no two campaigns will ever be the same. Therefore, your portfolio needs to be packed with campaign and branding led work. Demonstrating experience from concept generation through to design/artwork, across a variety of sectors. This client is at the for-front of what they do and they intend to keep it that way! Their internal design team is integral in order for that to happen, so standards are high here and you really need to be able to prove you are passionate about creative and design and have the skills and knowledge to help them continually push the creative offering. You can expect on a day to day basis to get involved in designing signage, brochures, leaflets, TV adverts, flyers, ticketing, animations, banners.the list is never ending! If this role has caught your eye and you would like to know more, please send through your CV and samples today. Designer, Leisure Company,... 14 November 2014 06:06:17 +0000 Head of Digital Creative We’re looking for a Head of Digital Creative to join one of the most highly regarded creative teams outside London. We need someone who can concept and direct digital campaigns that will excite clients and elevate their brands online, who also brings a clear understanding of how ideas translate across traditional offline channels. As such you’ll have an impressive track record that demonstrates innovative digital campaign thinking. This agency already work with huge names on global campaigns and deliver boundary pushing creative to their clients. With digital being such a key area of growth they’re keen to boost their digital thinking and this requires a digital creative head to take the team to the next level. Working alongside an award winning creative director and an outstanding digital team you’ll have all the tools you need at your disposal and full commitment for the agency to invest and develop the digital creative team. To be considered we’ll need you to demonstrate that you’ve got a clear understanding of how to develop campaigns that engage with audiences online so it’s essential you have a proven track record in the digital space and boast a portfolio of work that spans all digital channels (web, mobile, social, display etc.) and integrates seamlessly with traditional offline activity. In return you get to work for a hugely successful agency, with a roster of great clients, shelves full of awards and a clear ambition to drive digital innovation. So if you’re looking for the next big role in your... 12 November 2014 17:05:28 +0000 Web & Print Designer Web & Print Designer Warwickshire c25k Ref: GD143 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is recruiting for a successful established design agency, who are looking for an all-round Designer/Artworker, to work on a wide range of clients. This is an exciting role for Web & Print Graphic Designer, with an excellent portfolio, the ability to produce conceptual ideas, for web/digital and traditional design & the ability to work these ideas through to print ready artwork. You will need at least a couple of years’ experience within a creative agency and have good creative skills and ideas, with a strong portfolio. The role will involve producing creative design solutions and digital artwork to highest standards possible. You will be full competent in the use of the Adobe Suite. They are based in a rural location so your own transport is essential.